Ella Knudsen is an associate in Weil’s Private Equity practice and is based in Boston. Ella participates in the representation of private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies with respect to mergers, acquisitions and divestitures.
Ella has been part of the teams advising:
- Advent International in its sale of Laird Thermal Systems (a division of Laird Treasury Limited) and Culligan International Company in its sale to BDT Capital Partners, with Advent reinvesting on a minority basis
- Providence Equity Partners in its investment in Sweetwater Sound, Inc.
- PSG in its acquisition of Chatmeter, Inc. and AbacusNext in its sale to Thomas H. Lee Partners
- Susquehanna Growth Equity in its acquisition of a majority stake in MediSpend and Poppulo in its merger with Four Winds Interactive (a portfolio company of Vista Equity Partners)
Ella received her J.D. from Boston University School of Law and her B.B.A. from the University of Wisconsin – Madison.